Food Systems Screening - Wed, 09/23/2015 - Row House Theater
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David Bernabo / Ongoing Box Film Division
Special Event - Pittsburgh Premiere of Food Systems, Chapter 1: A Night Out Food Systems, Chapter 1: A Night Out is a film that charts the history of Pittsburgh restaurants from the late 70s to today, from the introduction of French cuisine to the integration of world flavors and local food sources. Along the way, universal topics like the steps to open and run a restaurant, restaurant life, how class impacts restaurant choice, gentrification, sexism in the industry, and labor trends are discussed. Pittsburgh's food scene has expanded exponentially in the past five years. This film shows the passion, energy, and innovation that contribute to a growing food culture. Directed by David Bernabo. 105 minutes. $12 Q&A with the filmmaker will follow the screening. A reception will precede the screening. Food Systems, Chapter 1 is part of a three part film series analyzing food in the Pittsburgh area. www.foodsystemsfilm.com Thanks to the Kickstarter supporters for assisting with the creation of this film series.